Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position (minimum 2 years) in the laboratory of Dr. Wei Ji Ma ( in the Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

The long-range goal of our research is to understand the representation and processing of uncertainty in the human brain, both at the behavioral and at the neural level. The lab uses a combination of theoretical analysis, computational modeling, and theory-driven human experiments. Current areas of study include multisensory perception, decision-making, and visual search. The position provides an opportunity to take part in highly collaborative research programs within the Computational Psychiatry Unit ( and the Department of Neuroscience as a whole.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in computational neuroscience, physics, mathematics, computer science, or a related field, and have a commitment to a research career in neuroscience. Programming experience with Matlab or C++ is very desirable.
To apply, please send CV, statement of interest, and the names and contact information of two references to Wei Ji Ma at wjma _at_ Consideration of applications will begin immediately, and will end when the position is filled. Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal-Opportunity, Affirmative-Action, and Equal-Access Employer.

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